The Lion King(1994/2019)

Side-by-side, shot-for-shot comparisons between different adaptations of the same work, originals and remakes, and works based on the same events. These videos are intended to illustrate the unique vision of filmmakers and the variety of choices possible when creating a film or television show even when starting with the same source.

LK sbs.jpg

The Lion King (1994)
Directed by Roger Allers & Rob Minkoff
Screenplay by Irene Mecchi and Jonathan Roberts and Linda Woolverton
Story and Additional Story Material
Production Design by Chris Sanders

The Lion King (2019)
Directed by Jon Favreau
Screenplay by Jeff Nathanson
Store by Brenda Chapman
Characters by Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, Linda Woolverton
Cinematography by Caleb Deschanel
Production Design by James Chinlund